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Southern Cemetery

Meet: At the Cemetery Gates (opposite James Hilton Memorials), 245 Barlow Moor Road (Barlow Moor Road Metrolink stop, 8 minutes walk away).
Don’t Go To: The Crematorium, Nell Lane…

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February 2020 Tour: Wednesday 5 February, 11.30am.
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March 2020 Tour: Tuesday 3 March, 1.30pm.
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New Manchester Walks will take you around Southern Cemetery, final resting place of some of the greats of Manchester history, with Ed Glinert, author of “London’s Dead” (published by HarperCollins).

We will see the graves and memories of Matt Busby, John Rylands, Joe Sunlight, Daniel Adamson, Tony Wilson and L. S. Lowry, as we explore Britain’s second biggest cemetery.

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